Growth Through Agriculture Program Accepting Applications Until September 12th
Technical Assistance Call Scheduled for Monday, August 29th
Helena, Mont. – The Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) is reminding folks that the
Growth Through Agriculture program (GTA) is accepting applications for this year’s funding
cycle. The application deadline is September 12th at 5:00 pm.
MDA staff will hold a technical assistance call for interested parties on Monday, August 29th at 12:00 pm. Those interested in joining the call may do so by visiting the Department’s website at: https://agr.mt.gov/GTA.
The GTA program was established by the legislature to strengthen and diversify Montana’s
agriculture industry by developing new agricultural products and processes. GTA grants and
loans are awarded by the Agriculture Development Council, a seven member committee
appointed by the Governor. GTA funding requires the investment of at least $1 in matching
funds for every $1 in grant or loan assistance received.
The Montana Department of Agriculture is serving Montana Agriculture and growing prosperity under the Big Sky. For more information on department programs and services, visit agr.mt.gov.